Dayton Flyers vs Rams College Hoops Game Preview

Dayton Flyers Fordham Rams
12-4 January 15, 2014, 09:00 | Rose Hill Gym 7-8



College basketball wagering interest will be high on Wednesday when the Flyers of Dayton hit the hard court against the Rams of Fordham.

The Flyers will look to vanquish their hosts on Wednesday, as they are 8-4 ATS versus the spread this season, while the Rams are 5-4-1 ATS. Dayton is 6-5 against the total, while Fordham is 7-0 versus the number.

View Dayton Flyers vs Fordham Rams Odds and Stats.

Bettors looking to go with the Rams in this one found them listed as 7.5-point underdogs earlier on the NCAA basketball betting menu for Wednesday's contest. Check for updates as money coming in on the Flyers was expected to move the line.

The Rams - Flyers odds would favor the Flyers if the lines were set according to our power ranks. Fordham is rated No. 157 in the current Odds Shark poll, while Dayton is at No. 16.

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Last time out for Dayton, they were a 67-59 loser as they battled Saint Louis at home. They failed to cover in the match as a 2-point favorite. Jordan Sibert scored 15 points in a futile effort to lead the Flyers to a win (they lost 67-59 to Saint Louis at Dayton Arena on Saturday).

Last time out for Fordham, they were a 77-74 loser as they battled Richmond at home. They covered in the match as a 5.5-point underdog. Branden Frazier scored 29 points for Fordham on Saturday, but the Spiders managed a 77-74 victory over the Rams at Rose Hill Gym.

How They Match Up:
Rebounding is always a key handicapping consideration and Flyers is ranked No. 119 in NCAA hoops at 36.63 per game. Contrast that with Fordham’s No. 40 mark in the paint. When it comes to three-point shooting, Fordham is the No. 41-ranked team in the country at 7.8 per game, while Dayton rates No. 101 at 6.56 per game.

A few Flyers at Rams trends to consider:
Dayton is 12-4 SU in its last 16 games
Dayton is 5-2 ATS in its last 7 games on the road
Dayton is 5-14 SU in its last 19 games on the road
The total has gone OVER in 5 of Dayton's last 5 games on the road
Fordham is 2-3-1 ATS in its last 6 games
Fordham is 1-5 SU in its last 6 games
Fordham is 0-5 SU in its last 5 games when playing Dayton
The total has gone OVER in 4 of Fordham's last 5 games when playing Dayton


Next up:
Dayton at Richmond, Saturday, January 18th
Fordham at Saint Louis, Saturday, January 18th
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